Information About Human Resources Managers

Training Requirements for Human Resources Managers

Human resources managers need bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Human resources managers
Training for Human Resources Managers
Percent
Less than High School 2.4
High School 11.7
Some College 18.0
Associates Degree 8.6
Bachelors Degree 37.1
Masters Degree 19.5
Doctorate or Professional Degree 2.7

Employment outlook for Human Resources Managers

Represents about 122,000 people in the United States.

Employment prospects are up Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 10,000 more human resources managers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 46,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, human resources managers make $57.79 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Human resources managers $30.35 $38.85 $51.40 $69.82 $93.05
Management occupations $22.76 $32.99 $48.46 $70.72 $high
Operations specialties managers $29.34 $39.27 $53.88 $73.68 $98.49
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, human resources managers make $120,210 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Human resources managers $63,140 $80,800 $106,910 $145,220 $193,550
Management occupations $47,330 $68,630 $100,790 $147,090 $high
Operations specialties managers $61,040 $81,680 $112,080 $153,250 $204,860
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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